• Banno
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    OK, we will leave it for some other time. I was just taken aback.
  • Banno
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    we are the ones who have to make these decisions regardless of whether such and such is true or false.Moliere

    I wrote a short thesis on this once, relating it to organisational leadership and bringing in Feyerabend. The point was to explain organisational irrationality in terms of the need to act: "We need to do something; this is something; so we'll do this".
  • Moliere
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    That actually sounds pretty cool. Maybe you'll have to share it sometime.
  • Banno
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    That actually sounds pretty cool.Moliere

    I thought so, too. But apparently not. You see, the upshot of the argument is that rational leaders in an organisation ought do as little as possible. Whenever I tried to implement this approach, instead of a promotion I got a reprimand.
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